Unformatted text preview: after running as the candidate that could fix the situation in Vietnam. He came into office during a period when the country was divided. I feel that the situation described during Vietnam and the state of the country has many similarities to the America that we currently live in today. There were many young protestors against the war, but although they garnered much press, their ideals were not of the majority of the country. Most protestors were young college student who lived privileged lives, who lacked understanding in my opinion of the great sacrifice of many of there less fortunate fellow Americans who were risking their lives in serving the country so that they may have the right of free speech and to protest....
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- Vietnam War, young college student, fortunate fellow Americans